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The 192nd General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Section 180B: Necessity of license for booking agent, personal agent or actor's manager; office of licensee; penalty

[ First paragraph effective until July 18, 2021. For text effective July 18, 2021, see below.]

  Section 180B. No person shall act as a booking agent, personal agent or actor's manager, or engage, directly or indirectly, in the business of acting as an agent in the employment of persons for a theatrical engagement in the commonwealth unless he has obtained a license from the commissioner of the division of professional licensure. Any person so licensed shall maintain one or more offices in the commonwealth.

[ First paragraph as amended by 2021, 39, Sec. 75 effective July 18, 2021. See 2021, 39, Sec. 128. For text effective until July 18, 2021, see above.]

  No person shall act as a booking agent, personal agent or actor's manager, or engage, directly or indirectly, in the business of acting as an agent in the employment of persons for a theatrical engagement in the commonwealth unless he has obtained a license from the commissioner of the division of occupational licensure. Any person so licensed shall maintain one or more offices in the commonwealth.

  Whoever violates the provisions of this section shall be punished by a fine of not more than five hundred dollars or by imprisonment for not more than one year, or both.